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23 Cute Football Snacks For Your Super Bowl Party

It's the most important game of the season. Better make sure your food is in good shape.

1. Turkey and Avocado Onigiri Footballs

Don't even try to use fish for this one; Super Bowl snacks sit out on the table way too long for that to be OK. Recipe and instructions here.

2. Superbowl Sugar Cookies with Royal Icing

Enlist a talented baker friend for this one. Normal people just can't pipe like that. Football cookies here, jersey cookies here, with a tutorial on decorating with royal icing here.

3. Double Chocolate Football Cupcakes

4. Pigskin Pizza Pockets

Instructions here, recipe here.

5. Dark Rye Grilled Cheese Footballs

Make the sandwiches with dark rye and your favorite kind of cheese (swiss or cheddar would be best, IMO), then just trim the edges to make them football shaped, and squirt on some mayo to make laces.

6. Football Cocoa Krispie Rice Treat

Instructions here. Get the football pan here ($13.99).

7. Chocolate Oatmeal Cream Pie Footballs

8. Chocolate Covered Strawberry Footballs

Strawberries are practically football shaped, anyway, so all you have to do is add some white chocolate laces. Instructions here.

9. Madeira Mushroom-Filled Football Tart

If you really want to class things up, this is the way to go. Recipe here.

10. Peanut Butter Football Dip

All of your favorite things in a festive football package. Recipe here.

11. Frozen Footballs

As your brain freeze sets in, take a moment to appreciate the players and fans that are actually at the game. Outside. In New Jersey. In February. Recipe here.

12. Nutella Chocolate Football Truffles

Don't like football? Who cares, you'll like these. Recipe here.

13. Football Bites with Sausage and Cheddar

The easy way out. Instructions here.

14. Watermelon Football Helmet

15. Pigskin Cheese Ball

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PIG skin. Get it? Recipe from Great Balls of Cheese. Similar recipe here.

16. Red Velvet Cheese Ball

17. Football Whoopie Pies

Buy a new egg pan here ($44.65), or find a used one on eBay. Definitely worth the investment, as it will enhance your Super Bowl parties and Easter celebrations for years to come. Recipe here.

18. Bacon Cheddar Beer Bread Footballs

A slightly more involved recipe that's so, so worth it. Recipe here.

19. Spicy-Sweet Deviled Eggs

20. Asiago and Prosciutto Rice Balls

Rice balls are delicious. Rice FOOTballs are better. Recipe here.

21. Chocolate Chalkboard

You know, so you can study plays and stuff. Who cares that you're not actually, uh... playing. Instructions here.

22. Soft Pretzel Footballs

Instructions here.

23. Quarter Pups

If you do nothing else, please, please make these football player hot dogs. Recipe here.